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Google Doc Tips and Tricks for Researching: Footnotes

Add Footnote Citations

 Add Footnote Citations

Add Footnote Citations

It’s likely most of your sources are going to come from books and articles you’ve found elsewhere. In that case, you’ll need to create your own citations. That’s where the "Footnote" insertion tool comes in: Google Docs won’t automatically generate your footnote citation the way it will when you add a source from the "Research" sidebar, but it does place a superscript number in your text that coordinates to an empty citation in the footer.

Quick and Easy Footnotes with Google Docs